Frequently Asked Questions

Can i take an exam from home?

Yes. Knowledge Pillars exams can be taken from anywhere as long as you have access to a suitable environment and adequate hardware, software, and bandwidth. You can find out more about preparing for proctored testing here.

Are all certifications the same?

No, certifications have value if they are coming from a recognized body and are accredited by endorsements, credentials, or a badge.

What is a vendor-neutral certification and why is that important?

A vendor-neutral certification identifies a set of credentials that are not controlled or distributed by a vendor. This is very important because it guarantees that all the objectives and syllabus of the certification are in no way influenced by a vendor.

What is a credential?

A credential is a piece of any document that details a qualification, competence, or authority issued to an individual by a third party with a relevant or de facto authority or assumed competence to do so.

What is a certification?

A certification is an official document, or digital document, attesting the status of a certain achievement. In the IT learning industries, this can come in the form of a digital certificate and often a hard copy is also sent.

How can I buy your products?

Whether you are a student or a school, organization, or university you need to access our webshop and register yourself an account. To register, left-click on the login icon on the right top of, and a registration form will pop-up.

Does Knowledge Pillars offer training courses?

No. Knowledge Pillars is a Certifying Agency. Knowledge Pillars does not currently develop course content. The Knowledge Pillars exam syllabus is very generic, covering 90% of learning content available online.